"I'm not sure that we'll ever be number 1 on the pop charts [again], but we need songs that go outside of our audience."
- Bono, 2011
did you know
The Unforgettable Fire album title is a reference to "The Unforgettable Fire"—an art exhibit about the atomic bombing of Hiroshima. The band saw the exhibit in November 1983 in Japan while on the War Tour.